Archived | Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  | January 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  Meeting Tackles the Role of the Immune System in Autism On January 25 and 26, the first ever Autism and Immunology Workshop took place in Pasadena, Calif. on the campus of the California Institute of Technology. Organized by Cure Autism Now, and co-sponsored by Autism Speaks …

Archived | Environmental Health Perspectives: Tracing The Origins Of Autism: A Spectrum Of New Studies | Circa July 2006 #AutisticHistory

ehp0114-a00412Download VOLUME 114 | NUMBER 7 | July 2006 • Environmental Health Perspectives Tracing the Origins of Autism A Spectrum of New Studies The etiology of a medical condition might seem an unlikely subject to arouse intense feelings. Yet few medical disorders have stirred up as much passion and divisiveness among scientists and the general …

Archived | Autism Speaks: International Epidemiology Grant Summaries (Winter 2008) | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Shuaib Kauchali, PhDUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa; and Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NYTotal: $120,000 for 2 years KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Autism Study Little is known about how frequently Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) occurs in children in developing countries. The primary aim of the KZN Autism Study …

Autism extremists | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa December 28, 2006

There is a lot wrong with the UK in terms of provision for autistic people and education about what autism is to the mainstream. One of the things that isn’t quite right is the National Autistic Society. It’s numerous flaws include a lack of autistic people at policy making level. But you know what? It knows …